Day of Prayer for the General Conference
Bishop Julius C. Trimble invites the people and faith communities of the Iowa Conference to participate in a Day of Prayer for the 2016 General Conference on Friday, February 19. (resources are found at: iaumc.org/dayofprayerforthegeneralconference)
Advocacy Day-Change A Child's Story
Roberta Paige talks about Change A Child's Story and how important it is to enable a child to read by the third grade. he also makes suggestions about how congregations can get involved.
Advocacy and Trauma
Lana Herteen, Community Child Advocate from Blank Children's Hospital, speaks about advocacy and trauma. She was a keynote presenter and panel member during the Iowa Conference UMW/United Methodist Advocacy Day, September 27, 2106.
Advocacy Day focuses on Trauma
Lynn Calvert speaks about trauma, which was the focus of the Iowa Conference UMW/United Methodist Advocacy Day, January 28, 2106
Bishop Talbert receives Carver Medal from Simpson College
Bishop Melvin G. Talbert was awarded the Carver Medal from Simpson College on January 27, 2016. President Jay K. Simmons introduces Bishop Talbert, whose remarks are entitled, "The Intersection of Oppression and Privilege"